Area Sports

Lady Colonels and Colonels track and field teams sending large contingent to state

By Editor | June 10, 2021

Click on this link to see Bourbon’s state track and field lineup Bourbon girls dominate relays to win program’s first region track and field title   IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – The Bourbon County Lady Colonels swept three of the four relay events and received a nice boost from freshman sensation…

Paris track girls short on numbers, long on talent

By Editor | June 9, 2021

Click on this link for the Paris State 1A Track and Field lineup CLINE, OLIVER, CHUMBLEY AND SPEAKS SHINE AT THE CLASS A, REGION 5 TRACK AND FIELD CHAMPIONSHIP   IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com DANVILLE, KY – Paris missed the entire outdoor track season a year ago thanks to Covid, after coming off a…

Bourbon’s Cainon Akemon wrestling at the KHSAA State Championship today in Winchester

By Editor | March 27, 2021

The senior will compete in the 138 pound weight class   IVAN K. RICE l doctorofsports@aol.com   WINCHESTER, KY – The 2021 KHSAA State Wrestling Championships conclude today in Winchester as the event makes its inaugural appearance at George Rogers Clark HS for the final round. Due to COVID-19 attendance restrictions, today’s event is sold…

Bourbon’s Wesley Yazell will try to defend his state bowling title today in Louisville

By Editor | March 22, 2021

Bourbon bowlers dominate Region 7 Championships by winning the team and individual titles   IVAN K. RICE l doctorofsports@aol.com     LOUISVILLE, KY – The 10th-annual KHSAA State Bowling Championships return to Louisville’s Executive Strike & Spare starting this morning with a modified three-day schedule. This afternoon, Bourbon County Colonel senior bowler Wesley Yazell, freshly…

Clutch play(s) from freshman Hayden Barrier helps Montgomery County Hold Off Ladyhounds 53-44

By Editor | March 18, 2021

Paris Suffers First Home Loss In Three Years; Lady Indians Will Face George Rogers Clark For The 40th District Title On Friday   IVAN K. RICE l doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – The Montgomery County Lady Indians rolled into Earl Redwine Gymnasium Wednesday night to set the record straight and let everyone know that when…

Lady Colonels unable to overcome poor shooting, fall to GRC in the 40th District Tournament

By Editor | March 17, 2021

Bourbon missed 26 straight field goals over a 19 minute span Robbie Graham picks up win No. 200 IVAN K. RICE l doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – Going into their district tournament semifinal game against top ranked and defending seven-time champion George Rogers Clark inside Earl Redwine Gym yesterday evening, Coach Bill Watson knew that…

Montgomery County survives Bourbon’s upset bid in 40th District nail-biter

By Editor | March 16, 2021

Poor Free Throw Shooting Dooms Colonels   IVAN K. RICE l doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – A year ago, the Bourbon County Colonels entered post season play as one of the best teams in the 10th Region that had a legitimate shot at winning the region title. That, however, didn’t happened because Montgomery County had…

George Rogers Clark Cardinals Leave No Doubt, Rout Depleted Paris Greyhounds

By Editor | March 15, 2021

The Cardinals Will Play For The 40th District Championship On Thursday Night Inside Earl Redwine Gymnasium   IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – The George Rogers Clark Cardinals easily dispatched the Paris Greyhounds, not once ceding the lead against a depleted Greyhound team that was without several starters. Although it probably wouldn’t have matter…

Lady Colonels complete grueling week with a win after playing four games in five days

By Editor | March 7, 2021

They concluded their regular season with a victory over Frederick Douglass   IVAN K. RICE l doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – There’s no secret that the 2020-2021 basketball season has been like no other with all of the Covid and weather cancellations that saw teams scramble each day to pick up a game. Coach Bill…

Jamie Cowan and Sanaa Jackson helps Paris take down Scott High and Rowan County to conclude regular season

By Editor | March 5, 2021

The sophomores combined for 68 points and 37 rebounds over the two games     IVAN K. RICE I doctorofsports@aol.com   PARIS, KY – With the district tournament set to get underway in less than two weeks, Paris Ladyhound Coach Aaron Speaks wanted his team to face some good competition to conclude their 2020-2021 regular…